Robert CB "Bob" Vories
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Location: 8:34 a.m., at his residence in rural Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 92
Date of Birth: Thursday, April 08, 1926
Birth place: Carroll County, Indiana
Branch: Army
 
Father: William Earl Vories  
Mother: Merle Elizabeth ( Roach ) Vories  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Bob had lived in Carroll and White County, Indiana, all his life.
Funeral Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Funeral Location: Thursday, April 12, 2018, Full Military Rites by the Monticello Veterans Honor Guard of Monticello, Indiana, followed by Celebration of LIfe Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indinana
Clergy: Rev. Chris Dodson of the Monticello Christian Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: St. James Lutheran Cemetery in Francesville, Indiana, at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, April 12, 2018.
Visitation will be: 12:00 (noon) to 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 12, 2018, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Bob had lived in the Carroll and White County, Indiana, all his life. He was a United States World War II Army Veteran. Bob had worked at the old RCA Factory of Monticello, Indiana, for over forty years. After RCA closed, Bob, went to work at Jordan Manufacturing and the former A.O. Smith "Uppco" of Monticello, Indiana. Bob enjoyed rebuilding cars. He was a professional picker before picking became so popular. He had bought several cars and tractors in pieces throughout his life and would put them all back together again and use them. Bob had also farmed most all his life.
Special Services: Full Military Rites by the Monticello Veterans Honor Guard of Monticello, Indiana, will be at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 12, 2018, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the wishes of the Donor. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On June 20, 1948, at the St. James Lutheran Church in Francesville, Indiana, he married Mary Ellen Westfall; she passed away on June 7, 1999.
Survivors include:
Daughters,
Penny L. (husband Chuck) Crain - Crisler of Monticello, Indiana, and
Joni R. (husband Tom) Spence of Delphi, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
Jenny (husband Dan) Raeke of Lafayette, Indiana,
Kerri (husband Drew) Arnold of Fishers, Indiana,
Kristin (husband Omar) Sosa of Lafayette, Indiana,
Kyle (wife Angie) Spence of Fort Lauderdale, Florida,
Chad (wife Missy) Crain of Monticello, Indiana,
Chris (wife Shawna) Crain of Pawpaw, Michigan, and
Robin (husband Carl) Budelsky of Indianapolis, Indiana;

Twelve (12) Great Grandchildren;

Sister,
Frances Curbox of Monticello, Indiana;

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, and Friends.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
William Earl and Merle Elizabeth (Roach) Vories;

Wife,
Mary Ellen (Westfall) Vories;

Brother,
Jesse Vories;

Infant Sister,
Esther Vories;

Half - Sisters,
Zelma Ogden, and
Dorothy (husband Charles) Schmidt.
Arrangements by:
Miller- Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.